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coupletnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkʌp.lət/
two lines of poetry next to each other, especially ones that rhyme (= have words with the same sounds) and have the same length and rhythm: a rhyming couplet
Translations of “couplet”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指長度、韻腳相同的)對句…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指长度、韵脚相同的)对句…
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